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Edward Iacona Poems
A Too Comfortable Cat -new-
A TOO COMFORTABLE CAT Edward Iacona
FOR FREEDOM... GONE FISHIN'
For the intangible concept of Freedom There has been many a loss of life. In the name of her script for Freedom, I was forced to lose my wife.
YOU'RE TOAST Edward Iacona
It will be my lunchtime soon And home from work I will depart. Because I know I'll have A special meal that is 'ALLA CART'
Per Aspera Ad Astra
PER ASPERA AD ASTRA (A rough road to the stars) Edward Iacona
SORRY, WRONG NUMBER
Those handy little Cell phones have changed They do things now that can enthrall. They play music, games and take pictures too They can even make a phone call.
Dear kitten, your name is now Lucy, You’re named for TV’s comedy queen. Because you are both so loveable And the funniest kitten to be seen….
THE 'L' WORD
At one time she said, 'I love you' But not now the way her life leans. She no longer wants to say that phrase; Wondering what it really means.
ARE WE THERE YET?
Feeling again that you've found "the one" It is difficult to try and assert That you or yours can love and trust As if you've never been hurt.
THE PAWS THAT REFRESHES
THE PAWS THAT REFRESHES Edward Iacona 'I just love coming home to my Phil, '
PONDERING PIRATES Edward Iacona
Absence makes the heart grow fonder, Or so the old cliché goes. But, there was something missing As our loving relationship grows.
DOG - ER - ILL
There are many magic words When we have the predilection For expressing our deepest thoughts To the object of our affection.
Comments about Edward Iacona
(4 April 1928 - 28 May 2014)
(March 26, 1874 – January 29, 1963)
(10 December 1830 – 15 May 1886)
(26 April 1564 - 23 April 1616)
(12 July 1904 – 23 September 1973)
Edgar Allan Poe
(19 January 1809 - 7 October 1849)
(1 February 1902 – 22 May 1967)
(31 May 1819 - 26 March 1892)
(31 October 1795 – 23 February 1821)
A Too Comfortable Cat
A TOO COMFORTABLE CAT
I see and hear that you’re complaining
So it must be your dinner hour.
How nice it is for me to see that
You can move under your own power.
You lay about the house all day
And for this I should lament
That even for a typical cat,
Your got up and go, just went.
In your peaceful meditative state
Is there not one thought to inflame?
That can aspire the most sedentary of cats
To those fifteen minutes of fame.
I know of your special talent
And, for it I have mentally ...